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Primus Plot Final U.S. Tour Dates of 2018

Experimental rock band books new shows in support of ‘The Desaturating Seven’

Primus - Les ClaypoolPrimus in concert at at Austin360 Amphitheater, USA - 11 May 2018

Primus announced a new run of headlining U.S. dates promoting their ninth LP, 2017's 'The Desaturating Seven.'

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Primus announced a new run of headlining U.S. dates promoting their ninth LP, 2017’s The Desaturating Seven. The trek, which marks their final live run of 2018, launches September 9th in Riverside, California and wraps with a pair of back-to-back shows in Denver, Colorado on October 7th and 8th.

Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, July 20th at 10 a.m. local time. Primus fan club members can access to a VIP pre-sale that begins Tuesday, July 17th at 10 a.m. For all general admission shows, fans who arrive in band- or album-themed costumes will receive preferred entry.

Singer-bassist Les Claypool hyped the tour in a statement, teasing three more “glorious, Goblin-filled weeks of Primus” – a reference to the visuals and narrative of The Desaturating Seven.

“If you haven’t seen it yet or want to catch it one last time, now’s your chance to get your ‘gob on,'” he said. “We might even slip a little Nutbutter onto your Glass Sandwich as we all ride the Hamburger Train to Kalamazoo … well maybe. And, don’t forget, dress like your favorite Goblin or Primus character and win a prize. (We are thinking jars of Pickled Ler Underpants but we’ve yet to work that out).”

Primus recently concluded a massive U.S. summer tour with Mastodon that began in early May and wrapped July 7th in Phoenix, Arizona.

Primus Fall Tour Dates

September 9 – Riverside, CA @ Fox Performing Arts Center
September 19 – Flagstaff, AZ @ Pepsi Amphitheatre at Fort Tuthill Park
September 22 – San Antonio, TX @ River City Rockfest
September 23 – Tulsa, OK @ The Brady Theater
September 25 – Athens, GA @ Georgia Theatre
September 26 – Asheville, NC @ Highland Brewing Company
September 28 – Biloxi, MS @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Hard Rock Live
September 30 – Louisville, KY @ Louder than Life Music Festival
October 1 – Madison, WI @ The Sylvee
October 3 – Davenport, IA @ Adler Theatre
October 4 – Sioux Falls, SD @ The District
October 5 – Deadwood, SD @ Deadwood Mountain Grand Hotel & Casino
October 7 – Denver, CO @ Ogden Theatre
October 8 – Denver, CO @ Ogden Theatre

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